Adjective "Yanked" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Yanked


    Definition:

    1. to pull or remove abruptly and vigorously: Yank down on the bell rope. He was yanked out of school. noun

    2. an abrupt, vigorous pull; jerk.

    Origin:
    yank

    Examples:

    "programmings can be yanked."

    "people/places/organizations can be yanked."